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Paul to campaign for president in Wyoming

Paul to campaign for president in Wyoming

CASPER, Wyo. — Republican presidential hopeful Rand Paul is making campaign stops Friday in Cheyenne and Casper.

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Former legislator declares innocence, says charges were 'political witch hunt'

Former legislator declares innocence, says charges were 'political witch hunt'

A former Montana state legislator who was fined $54,362 for campaign corruption insists he’s innocent.

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Republican lawmaker fined $54,000 in campaign corruption case

Republican lawmaker fined $54,000 in campaign corruption case

A former Montana legislator has been fined $54,362 for campaign corruption in 2010.

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Montana Democrats retained their current state party leaders

BOZEMAN — Montana Democrats have retained their current state party leaders.

August 16, 2015 11:42 am(0)
Incorrect autopsy findings caused pain, illustrate problems with medical examiner's office

Incorrect autopsy findings caused pain, illustrate problems with medical examiner's office

ENNIS — Harbor only got to play with his "Thomas the Train" set once before he died at the age of 6.

August 16, 2015 6:00 am(3)
Abundant supply puts wheat prices near 10-year low

Abundant supply puts wheat prices near 10-year low

In business, when revenue can’t cover expenses, it isn’t uncommon for entrepreneurs to say they’ll have to “eat it.” But in farming, as Lochie…

August 14, 2015 4:59 pm(0)
Billings Chamber among Chamber of The Year award winners

Billings Chamber among Chamber of The Year award winners

The Billings Chamber of Commerce has been named one of five Chamber of the Year award winners by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.

August 13, 2015 6:00 pm Photos

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Crow Tribe signs partnership in coal port development

Crow Tribe signs partnership in coal port development

The Crow Tribe has struck a partnership with SSA Marine to develop a Puget Sound coal terminal in Washington state considered crucial to expor…

August 13, 2015 5:35 pm Photos

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Oil and gas officials distance themselves from setting buffer zones between wells, homes

Oil and gas officials distance themselves from setting buffer zones between wells, homes

Montana’s Board of Oil and Gas will wait to decide whether to require minimum distances between oil wells and homes.

August 12, 2015 6:00 pm Photos

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Montana-North Dakota split partnership on pea fees

Montana-North Dakota split partnership on pea fees

Montana officials say the North Dakota pulse crop industry is holding onto $300,000 collected from Montana farmers that should be returned to …

August 11, 2015 5:30 pm(0)
Federal meeting about coal's future comes to Billings

Federal meeting about coal's future comes to Billings

The national debate about the future of federal coal comes to Billings on Tuesday, and adversaries are sharpening their arguments.

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Wind farm developers face strong regulatory headwinds, press on

Wind farm developers face strong regulatory headwinds, press on

It’s been six years since wind turbines were first proposed for the Hobble Diamond Ranch foothills six miles northeast of Greycliff, but only …

August 07, 2015 4:45 pm(1)
Zinke outlines flaws with Iran nuclear deal

Zinke outlines flaws with Iran nuclear deal

HELENA — Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Montana, made a surprise appearance at a weekly community forum here and said he didn’t like the proposed nuclear …

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McCulloch: Voting rights still need improvement

McCulloch: Voting rights still need improvement

Fifty years after the Voting Rights Act, there’s still work to be done to ensure voting freedoms, Montana Secretary of State Linda McCulloch s…

August 06, 2015 5:45 pm(1)
Israeli diplomat calls Iran nuclear deal 'Swiss cheese' while in Missoula

Israeli diplomat calls Iran nuclear deal 'Swiss cheese' while in Missoula

MISSOULA — The Israeli consul general on Monday voiced his distrust of Iran during a stop in Missoula, saying the recent nuclear deal agreed t…

August 03, 2015 9:05 pm(1)
Presidential hopeful Rubio names Montana campaign chairman

Presidential hopeful Rubio names Montana campaign chairman

HELENA — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida is one of the first of the 17 GOP presidential hopefuls to select a Montana campaign chairman.

August 03, 2015 1:01 pm(0)
Feds, environmentalists to negotiate 'remedy' over Montana coal mine expansion

Feds, environmentalists to negotiate 'remedy' over Montana coal mine expansion

Accused of permitting a major Montana coal mine expansion without notifying the public, the Department of Interior agreed in court Friday to n…

July 31, 2015 6:30 pm(11)
Tribes scramble to avoid $1 million fines under Affordable Care Act

Tribes scramble to avoid $1 million fines under Affordable Care Act

Montana’s Indian tribes, which until recently thought the Affordable Care Act would pass them by, could face fines exceeding $1 million for no…

July 31, 2015 6:00 am(16)
Montana congressional delegation rushes to keep coal port review on track

Montana congressional delegation rushes to keep coal port review on track

With Montana coal exports in jeopardy, the state’s Republican members of Congress are asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to ignore an Ind…

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Former Billings legislator readies for potential state senate run

Former Billings legislator readies for potential state senate run

A former Billings legislator has filed the paperwork needed to raise money for a Montana Senate run in 2016.

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